[Samba] SMB/CIFS vs DFS

John Drescher drescherjm at gmail.com
Tue Apr 15 17:27:07 GMT 2008

On Thu, Apr 10, 2008 at 1:52 AM, Charles L. Phillips
<tptbusines_98 at yahoo.com> wrote:
> Hello,
>  I am running Mandrake 8.0
>  I am installing & upgrading to Samba 3.0.28
>  I just finished reading IBM's Redbook "Open Your
>  Windows with Samba on Linux" (redp3780). I'd like to
>  know, what is the best configuration between SMB/CIFS
>  & DFS, in a Linux (servers) & Windows
>  (clients/workstations) network. Even though I read the
>  Redbook, it still not clear as to which configuration
>  I should choose.
>  Let me know...

Your question is impossible to answer without you giving any details
of your network and what you are trying to accomplish.


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